tv KRON 4 Early News KRON January 1, 2014 4:00am-6:01am PST
4, 3, 2, 1. good morning and happy new year. welcome in 2014. and some of the celebrations around the bay and the country and some changes that are coming in the new year. before we get to that a sad start for the new year for a family when had car hits and kill as girl. more details about that ahead. what will happen to jahi mcmath? her family says they have the brain dead teen's future set but the hospital where she suffered complications from tonsil surgery is holding them
back from moving forward with their plans. good morning, everyone. and thank you for joining us. happy new year to you. you notice people are still out and traffic out there. >> we're heading to work. but you from out there what is the weather forecast. will it be warm? >> you bet. and the temperatures and we have dropped below freezing in the north bay. it is very cold there. and if you encounter frost waking up to clear skies in san francisco. but we have some high clouds out there but visibility much compared to what we experienced yesterday. temperatures. oakland and 43 in san francisco. mid30s out the door. we're at the freezing mark waking up or staying up in livermore. and we're seeing above a mile and closer to sfo we're seeing
ten miles of visibility. and 580. as we head into the afternoon it will be a sunny day but a hazy sunshine. we'll start off with another spare the air alert. and down in the south bay. we will continue with the warm up. and 65 degrees expected in hayward. low 60s for san francisco. and we'll see mid-to-upper 60s along the delta. in terms of the forecast, we will condition with the trend. we could break some records as we head into the weekend. and i would not be surprised if we have a few more spare the air alerts. mild on monday. partly cloudy and perhaps showers as we head into next tuesday and perhaps wednesday. that's something that i will monitor all the rain models not quite in agreement on whether or not we'll see the rain next
week. fingers crossed on that. and details in a couple of moments. it is crazy if you have to leave and go to work, a lot of people on the roadway. and you will be in good company. it doesn't look too bad when i cross it, we saw a lot of traffic especially coming from i-580. and the lights are off. you will see more traffic as you approach san francisco especially right around hospital curve. keep that in mind. and the bridge in san mateo and golden gate 23 minutes into the city. we have a lot of accidents out there. most of them are not going to affect you a lot of them are minor in nature but we have a cig alert. and 580 currently shutdown you will need to find another ramp.
this is no longer impacting the freeway if you are on 580 you will see we have a couple of incidents sprinkled throughout the south bay. 680 approaching 101. we have a week on its side. that has been moved over. the new one popped up. 101 to 280. we have a vehicle on its roof. there could be injuries involved. they are responding to the scene. a developing story a child has died after car hit as family in the tenderloin district. you can see the police officers on the scene t hit the mother and children a girl died on the scene and the mother and the other child were taken to a hospital. the mother is in critical condition. no word on the condition of the
other child. drugs and alcohol are not considered a factor. new this morning a mother and toddler injured when a car hit them it happened and the 19 year old mother and her baby were taken to the hospital. a third victim was hurd but not seriously. and cooperating. other news a battle over the constituent care for 13 year old jahi mcmath is continuing between children's hospital in oakland and the teen's family. the family got a wish this week. the family said they have enough donations and a facility that to transport her and it is what is holding her back. we have more. >> they are setting up.
>> and oak land children's hospital has researched to put one in saying they don't operate on the dead. the only option will be to move it now. >> when you move it. and and rises the chance of death rises. >> and it is more fragile it has been in so long. and it will cooperate. and they have not heard from any. >> we have yet to hear and we don't have a confirmation to
move this. and she is on a vent rater. >> and if she was they will be doing everything. because i believe i want to move her out. they will not see my daughter. >> they have an going investigation. they started some time ago but they will not comment beyond that. stay with us and can you get updates at www.kron.com or follow us on twitter. and firefighters are putting out hot spots and stopping wildfires from happening. the sheriff's office said someone two unreported stolen
cars from san jose on fire and that he spread to burn 40 acres before they got the flames under control. most of the country ringing in the new year. video out of san francisco you can see on the last of the fireworks going off. the ball is dropping in new york city, people giving their loved ones a kiss to bring in 2014. the celebrations went off without a hitch as far as we know in san francisco and la. santa monica and new york city. the time is 4:08. we'll have more and 49ers playoff tickets details in a live report.
are going to the game, i'll see new green bay. >> i tell you what he is going to work harder than a rental car. >> there are thousands of tickets for the game green bay. it's not too late to go but it will cost you and it will not cost you in terms of the ticket prices. no, can you by them on stub hub at $53, we don't think it is truement that's what they are saying. to go from san francisco to green bay round trip. and you are looking at $1200. and approximately 1250 to watch the miners -- niners beat the packers. this year marks the 100th rose bowl. stanford returns to pasadena 112 years after playing in the first. it has changed significantly
since that first game was played in a park in front of 8000 people sitting in temporary stands. today more than 90,000 expected to pack the stadium. and stanford lost to michigan 49-0 in that game. this time they are facing off against michigan state. it should be a battle on the gridiron and they are ranked in the top 5:00. kickoff is at 2 today. the warriors are red hot theyest ared the curry and starters in orlando. and david lee had 22 points. clay thompson from washington state university, ed ad 15. so the warriors victory. they use a 15-2 run in the middle of the first quarter to take the lead and never looked back. they were pretty much owning the game for the rest of the game. never really coming disclose 10
points. the magic. let's talk about hockey. the sharks and the nhl elite but they could not get it done against the hottest team. and power play goals for the sharks. but it was not enough as the ducks put up goals. they lose the winning streak. sharks host edmonton on thursday. tomorrow night at 9:00, right after the news. sports nite with gary radnich. expect a breakdown and debate on the sports topics. sports night live that is tomorrow every thursday at 9 p.m. and live in the weather center a cold start to the start of 2014. we will see warmer weather. i'll break down the forecast when the morning news returns.
you know as i was in the city. it didn't seem as cold. we'll get a look at the forecast. >> that's where we are receiving and not too bad. it is a cold start for some and not all of us. and everyone in the same boat in the 60s. and 67 and 65 expected in. and fremont we're looking at 63 degrees. the temperatures still above average. we're going to deal with hazy conditions. and expect low to mid-60s through the valley. 65 today in wall municipal creek. and 60s along the shoreline and 60s in san francisco. now for 65 and 62 in november ado we're looking at 65. and looking ahead this sunday
the 49ers the playoff game it looks like the temperatures will be in the teens if we're lucky. the high temperature expected to be around 10 drys. cold for the 49ers playing that game. and the fans headed out to lambeau. it doesn't look like it is expected that was the discussed in the forecast. there was a 20% chance. it looks like partly cloudy and cold. as we take look at the 7 day forecast. we'll continue with the temperatures. much warmer than where we should be. we'll be approaching the 70s as we head into the weekend. nothing but sunshine will carry us but it looks like we have the possibility for scattered showers as we head into the middle of next week. as for traffic around the area. there are so many accidents out there i don't know 2,004 begin. drive with caution. you will see an increase in volume especially here at the toll plaza. it lookings be -- it looks like
conditions when people are heading to work but they are out and about leaving some of those parties. and the toll plaza. we don't have any wait. the metering lights are off. we don't have any problems at least in terms of accidents for the rest of the bay area bridges. as we take it over to the maps a update 101 to 680. that connector ramp is shut down due to a vehicle on the roof. there were six people in the car. this is an injury accident. we have crews on the scene. i did talk about an accident southbound approaching the capital expressway. and it looks like that accident has been cleared. we don't have any delays. the on ramp is shut down you cannot get on westbound 580 from that approach. use an alter nate.
>> and the health care refarms kick in. two more and 2 million people have signle up. and enrollees must have paid premiums. all americans must have orange or face a fine. and the law guarantee nos one can have promises equal rates for men and women. the administration hopes to have seven million enrolled by march. bishops are asking for an exemption from a man dade for the time being. the support has ape greed to review provisions in the affordable care act that requires employers to offer insurance coverage for birth control without a co-pay. and organizations are having issue. and they have sent a letter to the president and it asking and
be exempt from any fines related to the new health care law until the supreme court make as ruling. the former first lady barbara bush is in the hospital with respiratory related herb. she is in great spirits, has received visits from her husband and family and receiving fantastic care. she is 88 years old. a new controversy surrounding duck dynasty star phil robertson a new video in which he apparently suggests to a crowd that men should marry girls when they are just 15 or 16 years old. take a listen. >> now that's a woman. they are getting hard to find mainly because they get to be about 20 before they marry them. look, you get to be 20 years
old the picking taking place is your pocket. [ laughter ] you have to marry them when they are 15 or 16. >> so we're not sure what context that statement was made in but he was talking to a sportsman ministry in georgia back in 2009. this is just the latest problem for the show's head of the family. remember last week the network reverse ed a decision to remove him from the show after he made comments to gq magazine. starting today the boy scouts will allow openly gay scouts in the organization for the first time ever. the council voted in may to allow the change. under the resolution, no youth may be denied membership based on sexual orientation or preference. they are maintaining the ban on gay adult leaders. the decision led some members to form trail u.s.a.
it is identical to the scouts but bans openly gay members. the ged is about to undergo tests. the exam is getting a facelift to make it more rigorous and aligned to skills needed for college and work place. and the test will only be offered on a computer and cost more. the roll outs of the test starts tomorrow. officials in some states are not happy with the changes. at least 9 states have severed ties with the ged test. bad news for hp employees, more layoffs are scheduled. 5000 more workers than originally plans will lose their jobs. the cuts were announced in a securities filing. they are on top of the 29,000 jobs that the company said it would cut. the 29,000 were in the plan back in 2012. and they continue to mark pressures for the move.
and the magic kingdom is called the most magical place on earth. tell that to the visitors turned away at the front gate. there were too many people at the theme park yesterday. look at that. families who hope to spend time with the gang told a tv station they were not let inside because they were too full, at capacity. those who got in, they were reporting the lining up to five hours long to enjoy the rides. everyone was over at the park. >> what can you do that's for everyone's safety. what can you say. coming up, we'll have to recap all of the busy night the bay area, the accidents and fatalities in san francisco. and it is very much busy out there this morning in san francisco. and the bay area. not so busy heading into san
u we said goodbye to last year. we say goodbye to those who left but live on in our mind. >> reporter: nelson mandela fought apartheid. he was his country's first black president after spending 27 years in prison. >> sir david frost known for his interview with nixon interviewed another iconic figure who passed in 2013. >> gives us all -- >> reporter: margaret that thecher the first and only
female prime minister. a pioneer, scott carpenter orbited the earth. and tom clancy captivated readers with spy dramas. and a new generation. and lou reed was known for his work with the velvet under ground. another icon. george jones had 143 top 40 country hits in 50 years. pat somerall was a player turned anounser. he was the man. and stan musial made a name for himself as one of the best hitter of all time. and and dear abby.
dr. joyce brothers was the mother of media psychology. roger ebert passed away. he and gene siskel mosted at the movies until siskel's death in 1999. and the actor known for his role as a mob boss on the sopranos. dennis farina his tough as nails series in law and order and crime story and miami vice. >> and now -- >> annette funicello was only 13 when she was selected to be one of the first mouseketeers. jonathan winters was a funny >> look! and jean staple ton was edigit in the groundbreaking show all in the family. and cory monteit from glee and
and look at this. it is pristine here not a single sign of anyone being down here. they have taken down the barricades. everyone is gone. it is strange coming into work on a normal day you don't see a lot of people. today a lot of people coming home in party dresses and tuxes. no sign of what happened here last night. and the department of public works must have been out here at 12:01 and started cleaning there is no sign of what happened here last night. thousands of people came in to celebrate. but they were on the job they came down here and started
cleaning immediately. you can see the washed streets. traffic will be normal it looks like they did a job. >> that's grade i'm surprised. we expected this to be messy but it is all cleaned up. and we're downtown. >> thank you for that. 4:33. people are celebrating at this hour. i don't think most people are waking fun they are out. here is the forecast for your new year's day. we start off and clear continues. we have high clouds out there and some patchy fog in the north bay. keep that in mind if you have somewhere to go this morning. and in terms of your temperatures, hey, we're seeing quite at spread. 20 in places like santa rosa
and freezing mark. and fairfield. low 40s. redwood city, 39. later today we'll see a hazy sunshine, mix of sun and clouds. it will be breezy by the bay. and it will mix out and clean the air. as for the temperatures. and 65 degrees in hayward. later on tonight. very calm. a light wind. temperatures in the upper 40s, low 50s n terms of rain we can give you a full look at the year. on average we see approaching 23 inches of rain in san francisco. but for the year of 2013 we saw about 5 inches here in the city by the day. we are looking at the driest
calendar year on record. dry conditions for the rest of the week. and the forecast. sunny skies will carry us into the weekend. we're talking about the possibility of record breaking temperatures. the next chance for rain next tuesday or wednesday. that is something we will monitor. we hope to get it in the next several days. as for traffic around the area. we have several hot spots. most of the bay area. we havein gry accidents along the peninsula in the south bay. we're tracking a fatal accident. traffic is coming in heavy from all of the approaches. i'm surprised by the number of people coming into san francisco at this hour. as we take you over to the traffic maps this sig alert
this is an suv it is now being classified as a fatal accident. so the coroner has to head to the scene, the police have to do an investigation so expect that on ramp to be closed for the foreseeable future. down in the south bay we have an accident there as well. the on raff ramp is shut con. injuries are reported and there were six people in the car. we have a share of uns dints around the area. drive with caution. more on that fatal accident. a woman is killed when her suv rolls over in the east bay. this is at the park the ramp to westbound 580. and police couldn't know what caused the crash but the woman lost control of her suv and crashed. she died at the scene.
and police have not released her name. if you are using bart you will have to pay little bit more. the hike will average an extra 19 cents per ride. it will pay for improvements that will support future exexpansion to the south bay. the last fare increase was july of 2012. visitor passes and the price for each will go up 1 dollar starting today: out with the old and in with the new. and hundreds of laws from expanding transgender rights and the paparzzi wrong. in 2013. and the legislators passed more than 800 new laws and some of them could affect you. >> the one getting attention is
the minimum wage. it is going up in san francisco and in the rest of the state in july. other workers will see the benefits and rights expand starting tomorrow. housekeepers, maids must get time and a half if they work more than # hours in a day or more than 45 hours in a week. and illegals will get more protection. employers can be arrested for trying to extort money by threatening to report them. driver cons fined coming within three meet even if there is no accident. drivers can not use hands free devices to text. and transgender students can decide which team or bath room to use. that sown in california. see is this one. judges are now allowed to declare that a child has more than two legal parents. it is a crime for paparzzi to photograph or harrass the children of stars, judges and
police officers. safety laws are tighter. and they have two years to install the exits on any limo that accommodates extra passengers. that's after the fire on the bridge that killed 5 california nurses. >> california will require web sites that collect information about us to reveal how they do it. they will have to disclose how they respond to requests and weather they can expect information from them. good nice and protection for all of us who hop on the web. we'll take a break here. the time now is at 4:40 on your new year's day.
they were disciplined. a girl was struck by a car as she walked home from school in and she would later die from her injuries. >> and the co-workers rallied friction a parent's point of view. it is the answer. >> it is spread and they prayed for one of their own. and joined not by holdingnd thats but using a back channel on the system. >> and and still the situation. and five had letters placed in their files. they were told that it is a
violation of policy. today when workers joined by ministers. >> there is rá a number of ways to have this resolved from the preachers and pastors are concerned. >> and you eraise it off the record, guys. and you will bless them for blessing you, god. >> reporter: the issue created by prayer they believe can be answered by it. >> i think that they do need to have some fair treatment. you heard most of the stories now let's talk to the lord in prayer. coming up, we'll tell you if you hear sirens, the reason let's talk about how they will work for this year. and here is a look outside. few cars on the road. cold and clear. we'll have the full details and a weather report coming up.
a lot of people are out. and. >> we have the forecast. >> and and it is cold out there. and the 40s. and the north bay they have dropped into the 20s. later on today the sun will make an appearance. we'll see a mix of sun and clouds. it will be breezy. the wind will never pick up to mix out some of the air. we're dealing with poor quality. later on today. and let's break down the highs starting things off in the south bay. and and one of the warmest of d
low to mid-60s through the valley. and the high in walnut creek. and checking in with the 66. and the forecast we will continue with warm weather it will be warmer approaching the weekend. and later on in the week and scattered showers. and as for traffic around the area. and we are looking. >> and they are fine. and the. increase in volume. let's go to the traffic maps. this a fatal and 580.
police have to do an investigation. >> a lot of activity can be scene but as of right now and over 50 miles an hour. down in the south bay we have a vehicle on its roof with injuries reported. so and 680. and a lot of people celebrating coming back. sirens are being tested today. they are a part of the community warning system and work out the bugs and making
sure. officials wanted to give a heads up. more people are home and may call 911. it is just a test. >> and i tried everything possible. >> and his cries went viral. and robert gibbs got back from the program. taking these steps down stairs shows an improvement. >> i have tried everything possible. >> and the 24 year old man was found after posting a video pleading for help to lose weight. at the time he weighed about
700 pounds. the video went viral and the man got the help that he needed. >> the first thing i want to do is look him in the eye. >> reporter: dr. phil came to the rescue and sent him to a weight loss boarding school. he need ed a special stretcher and several emts just to get him out of the house. >> i feel better than the first time i was on. >> reporter: 18 months later he is back home. he weighed about 500 pounds. >> i have more enjoyment in my life. the little things to walk up and down the stairs. >> it was not easy. he now gets exercise every day even if it is just stretching. >> aide this is the best thing ever. >> his eating habits have done a complete turn around. now it is vegetables. lean proteins and water, the best part he can play with the
niece. a big motivation to get in shape. >> and the person that is and someone who wants to be here. and i have a lot to offer. >> reporter: he wants to lose 300 pounds but it is one stip at a time. >> that's is great. >> he is a totally different person. and prices may be going up. >> fears that the gallon will spike to $7. and it will not happen meetly. and it may not happen at all if can work out the a news are to avoid a surprise hike. heading in the right direction
as it appears last year. the friend was going down. the average was. it will drop more in 2014. and the information predicts that they will cost $3..43. >> 3:43. that's a lot of money. >> here is a check around the area now. >> and the fuel wage is 374. and 366. same for 366. we are well above that here in the bay area. coming up on the news.
and so when you see a homeless person do you roll down your window. a lot of people don't. and people helped out over the holiday got a surprise. >> and a businessman decided to pose as a homeless person and give back to someone who helped him. he would hand them back an envelope. inside was a note thanking them and up to $100 in cash. he says that it is something he has been wanting to do for a long time.
>> even a bucket list thing for me for some time and i wanted to give back. this is a way to acknowledge people who give who do so anonymously. >> and he gave away 50 letters and a total of nearly $1000. he donated the money he received to bethel mission an emergency shelter in. >> a new year means new babies and hospitals are busy driverring babies. a girl born in the south pay is the first in the bay area. she was born 2 seconds past midnight. another was born and at 1210. back to back. >> 8 seconds past midnight.
welcoming in 2014 this morning. we're going to take you to some of the celebrations around the area and the country we'll tell you about changes that are coming in the new year. plus a sad start to the new year for a family when it hits and kill as girl in san francisco. we'll have the details coming up. and what will happen to jahi mcmath. her family says they have the brain dead teen's future set. and the hospital where she had surgery is holding them back from moving forward with their plans. good morning, happy new year. welcoming in 2014. >> and thank you for joining us. more on those stories in a moment. but before we get to those let's go to the weather reports. erica, i saw a loot of people out. with will they need to grab their jackets. >> you bet, it is cold out there in the north bay but most of the people are in san francisco right now where we're
dealing with child conditions. -- with cold conditions. in the upper 20s starting the new year. and as we take a look at the forecast expect breezy conditions. we have another spare the air alert. it will not be strong enough to mix out the air. in the low to mid-60s a similar pattern until tomorrow and transitioning and a rain drop inside. and the middle of next week. we'll break down the coming up on to traffic now. here is robin. >> thank you. good morning and happy new year to you. starting off with a hot spot. those traveling on highway 101 this morning. keep in mind the north bay 101 connector to northbound 680 is closed because of a spin out. it happened around 350 this morning. the connector is blocked. the good news it's not causing a delay and traffic is getting by just fine. good news for oakland.
traveling on 580 westbound. the crash that happened park street finally clears. the ramp is open. there are no delays on the city streets. and a minor crash wrapping up, that's blocking a lane. and a nice smooth trip through richmond and into berkley. no problems heading into san francisco. >> and on to a developing story a child has died after a car hits a family in the tenderloin district. and the car hate mother and her children. as you can see investigators on the scene taking measurements. one of the kid as girl died on the scene. the mother and other child were taken to the hospital. the mother this morning is listed in critical condition. and drugs and alcohol are not considered factors in the accident. >> from san francisco to fremont.
details that we told you about. the mother hit by a car carrying her baby across a roadway has died from her injuries. investigators say the 19 year old was with her -- another teen and holding her son. and she crossed the parkway just before 10:00 last night a man driving south hit all three of them. the mother and infant were rushed to the hospital where she died. the baby has life threatening injuries. the 17 year old girl with them was hit but not hurt as badly. police are looking for witnesses to the accident to help them piece together the details. i said 3 year old i meant 3 month old. >> and other news the battle over the constituent continues between children's hospital oakland. the family got a wish this week. and they are fighting against
another opponent. and they have enough i do nations. and a ambulance to transport them. and we have more. >> and needs to have a tube inserted to move. >> and they do not operate on the dead refusing to put one in. the only option may to be move her tube that she has now. >> every time we move this child after not being fed the risk rises. tough use the one and what they have now. >> due to the complications the hospital said it will cooperate with a facility that will take
care of the body. but they have not heard from any that will. >> and we to not have written confirmation to move the body. , she is on a ventilate your but not getting any food. >> she has not eaten, she has no nutrition. if she was going to be an organ donner they would keep her healthy. i believe i want to move her out of here, they will not feed her. >> and the family range in the new year and the department of public health has an investigation into the case. they tell us that the investigation started some time ago but they will the comment beyond that. >> we'll bring you the latest and any time and the facebook page along with twitter. follow us at kron 4.
the new year brings hundreds of laws from expanding transgender rights. legislators passed 800 new laws and some of them could affect you. we have the details. >> it is going up and san francisco. and in the rest of the state july. they will see them expand. and mades and employees must get time and a half if they work more than nine hours in a day or 45 in a week. employers can be arrested by threatening to report them. >> and drivers could be fined and even if there is no accident. teens can not use. and the students will now be
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firefighters are starting the year off on top of mount hamilton putting out the top spots. and stolen cars on fire yesterday. this burned 40 acres about before coming under control. beefing up measures for the 125th rose parade. the star news reports that they will use bomb sniffing dogs and video to detect any suspicious behavior during today's parade. and police say more than 1100 officers will patrol the route. several protests are planned during pat raid. this includes people from peta who are against some of the floats that are in the parade today. and after the documentary black fish depicted the mistreatment of killer whales. >> we are starting the new year in the bay area the way we ended the year with a winter
alert again. it is banning wood burning throughout the region. it is a the 24th alert. the air district has issued wince the spare the air season started november 1. and wood burning is banned indoors and outdoors but for homes that depend on it as the only source of heat. and it has been due to the high pressure, cold weather systems that trapped unhealthy particulate close to the ground. and it was found to be violating the ban. pay a fine or take a wood smoke awareness class. >> i thought we were going to talk to erica. let me do that. >> it is a new year and work out the rust. and 5:176789. now that i'm awake. >> happy 2014. a clear shot from our mount tam camera. it is a little windy in the higher elevations.
as for the temperatures, it is colder than 24 hours ago. we are below freezing and fairfield and low 30s. and santa rosa. milder weather where the temperatures are in the 30s. and san francisco 51. 49 in daley city and redwood and mid30s out in the valley. let's talk about how much colder it is. and we're dealing with still conditions, we don't have the dense fog that we did in the south bay and north bay. and vallejo and we're seeing the temperatures drops of the golden date bridge. temperatures will drop as we approach sunrise. but past that. and into the afternoon we're talking plenty of sunshine. a mix of sun and clouds. the more compared to yesterday. in the 60s and 65 degrees in san jose. 63 is the high in fremont. low to mid-60s but it will be
hazy out there. 63 in vallejo and san francisco will climb into the 60s. we have been dealing with dry conditions here in the bay area and the year. i want to talk you through the average rain fall totals what we observed 230r the -- for the year of 2013. and seeing 28 inches. we barely saw 6 inches. 27 is expected for nap that. seven of rain. dry conditions and it was the driest calendar year on record. 2014 off to a dry start. we could be talking about the possibility of record breaking temperatures. we could see it next week. scattered showers tuesday into wednesday. and storm chance now we'll know closer to the day.
>> thank you. and traffic all around the bay area. we started off with hot spots. and the westbound rise into san francisco. the pay gates no crashes or problems. if this is your commute direction it is easy ride. and. >> we had a problem at the. the ramp was closed. and it is open. and up to the peninsula. and the other trouble spots over in oakland. and the park treat on ramp. a crash. >> and as well. a good right checking in. and if you are heading out of
down to pick someone up. and a no problems. and. this time i'm ready. the former first lady -- former first lady barbara bush is in the hospital. her husband's office said that she is in great spirits and received visits and receiving great care. she is 88 years old. we want to see how people sell waited the new year. >> and. >> take a look.
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news casts. and if you are going to the game. and thousands of tickets for the game green bay. and all the work that he will do. and not in terms of tickets. look at this. and the tickets 53-dollars to go to the game. we don't believe it. this what we are being told this morning. that's the easy part. here is the hard part, getting there a ticket round trip is $1100. and that's not very cheap of course and the lowest fares we found more than $1100. that's leaving on saturday and coming back on monday. coming back as a winner for the niners. that's 1250 for ticket. one ticket to the game. but it may be worth it if you are a die hard fan. speaking of sports and let's talk about the warriors
now. red hot. so hot they arrested stepm curry. and david lee the all star had 22 points and clay thompson ed ad 15. in the victory. they used a 16-2 run in the middle of the first quarter. it was over from the start to take the 22-10 lead. and never the magic never got within 10 points of the warriors the rest of the way. and don't forget tomorrow at 9:00 after the news that it is sports night live with gary radnich. expect a breakdown of the playoff matchup and debates on all the hot sports topics. 5:28. we'll be back with more. good answer.
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and here is video of new year's eve celebrations happening last night. to the left we have seattle and fireworks going off behind the needle. it looks like the celebrations around the country and world going off without a hit top welcome in 2014. >> you know what san francisco had a great time. people flocking to san francisco to see our fireworks show. you would think if you spoke up this morning and you said those poor workers so busy cleaning up. show us why the viewers would be wrong if they think it is messy out. there. >> , they were working they got it done quick. i am down here and just five
and a half hours ago. and the no design of what happened last night remains out here. the department of public works must have got out here at 1201 and started the clean up. here is the scene when the fireworks went off and thousands of people poured into san francisco and specifically down here on the embarcadero to ring in 2014. and a as i said it appears that dpw got down here before they it hit the ground. it started cleaning up. as i came here this morning at 4. there were still a lot of people talking around with party hats and dresses on. most of the people have gotten back to where they started the night from not a lot of left out here now to indicate what a party it was out here.
and before i'm here after and i was not here. >> and we are like it is 1699. we were talking about and we thought it would be messy. but as you can see from the live shot it is immaculate in downtown. and i think a lost us on the shift just went to bed. at least i did. >> we were tracking your new year's forecast. a lot of people may be out. and they're heading back home. and how are things. >> and good well it is a cold start to the new year. we have 20s and 30s and the coldest spots. mild for san francisco and 51. and 42 and so if you are heading out you need a jacket. >> and into the afternoon. expect 60ed for everyone.
hazy sunshine. another spare the air alert. expect similar conditions perhaps warmer weather as we head into the weekend. we have some minor tweaks to talk about. some rain that's in the 7-day around the day. thank you, erica. all is well, traffic is quiet and light out. there there is westbound 80. no problems. when you come off the bridge. in problems connecting the central or 101. it will be light and quiet around the bay area. no problems the south bay we had a trash. and no problems for the north bay. can you hop on public transit. most agencies on a sunday schedule that includes bart. ac transit. time now 5:34.
more on the accident out of oakland a woman is killed when her suv rolls over in the east bay. this is at the park on ramp to westbound 580. police don't know what caused the crash but they say the woman who was driving lost control of her suv and crashed. she died at the scene here. police have not released her name. if you are hopping on bart you will have to pay more than you did last year. starting today the fare hike will average an extra 19 cents per ride. a new control system. and improvements to a facility that will support future expansions. muni increasing the price of the 1, 3, 7 day passes. the price for each will go up 1 dollar today. when it comes to new year's eve there is the concern that someone overindulged and gets behind the wheel of a car.
but driving under the influence applies not only to cars but to bikes as well. >> reporter: late in the afternoon on new year's eve the path along san francisco's marina boulevard was filled with bikers. the question is, will all the people be getting on their bikes after a night of partying? >> i think that's a bad idea. >> i'm positive there is a lot of that. >> and it's not a good idea and it is against the law. >> you can be charged with driving under the influence and riding a bike. >> the police sergeant said if think suspect that you too much to drink on a bike, you will be subject to the same type of field so briety test as if were you behind the wheel of a car. >> the people out that are festive. we don't want to see a bunch of bikes if they have been drinking. it is trouble.
>> and bikers think having a dui for bikers is a good thing. >> i agree with it. and who is to say you may not hit someone. >> i would tell people to take a cab. >> but they are not as stiff as driving a vehicle but still it can cost you as much as 250- dollars if convicted. in san francisco. and in other news. a sheriff's deputy suffer ed a heart attack and died saturday working out at a cross fit gym in scotts valley. the deputy with the 28 year old law enforcement veteran and father of three. a spokesperson for the fire department said that he celebrated his 50 ing birthday and staying in shape was important to him for helping deal with the stress of the job. >> he was doing all the things
that you should for this type of job and all the right things. and it is a tragedy that it occurred that way. cross fit is a high intensity fitness regime that has been growing in popularity a lot of people do t the deputy's girlfriend is a trainer at the gym where he died. she says that his death had nothing to do with cross fit. >> a terrible story. >> you may here the high sen -- sirens go off this morning. the county is testing the sirens this morning. they are part of the community warning system that are tested on the first wednesday of every month. the officials wanted to give an extra heads up -- heads up. more people are home and wondering what is that siren going off. they wanted to let you know it happened all the time. do not be alarmed or call 911 >> thank you. the time is 5:38. the morning news conditions after this break. you know what?
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one place you may not go is disney world. and it is called the mast magical -- most mag deadline place. tell that to the many people who were turned away from the front gate. there were too many people they park. a look at those aerials. and families who hoped to spend new year's day with the gang. they told a station they were not let in because of capacity. those who went inside, they report lines, long lines up to five hours long. the time now is 5:42. we have more on the morning news. and live outside now and another spare the air day again. this is the 25th one so far. we'll have the forecast next.
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and a good chance you kid not take it to midnight you were sleeping like us. we had to be to work. if i into ed -- need to get out and about. we have more to tell us what you can expect. good morning. and we are starting off with clear conditions. we don't have the dense thicking into. some spots and where we were 24 hours ago. but the temperatures now are mainly in the 20s for places like santa rosa. we're seeing a 20s in vallejo. 30s for oak and ahayward. and 41 out the door in sunnyvale. perhaps if you go to work.
bundle up. we have a spare the air alert. temperatures in the 60s for just about everyone later on tonight. we're talking light winds and temperatures in the 40s and 50s. so later on tonight. and hold on to fair live clear. and 49ers face off against the packers. very important. and it looks like kickoff is at 4:140. and 10-degrees t -- degrees. and cold for the team and fans. earlier there was the discussion of the possibility for some snow, it was 20% chance. partly cloudy you from heading to the game. it will be cold. >> and here is a look at the forecast, we could see record
breaking heat here temperatures in the 60s. and back to work. the possibility of showers. >> let's look at the roads now. >> no hot spots. a you are hitting the rod into problem. and ramps that take you into the village. it has not cheesecaked. ten minutes from the maze. a nice ride. traveling between san francisco and the north bay. a 21 minute trip. and a lot of heavy traffic.
and that's heading to livermore. and not picking up any and. and the freeway. heading to the airport no problems between oak and a aide hayward. and 680. that is cleared. freeways are checking in. and they are operating on a sunday schedule. here is stanley roberts who found people behaving badly. >> see the phone in your hand there. >> yes. >> you cannot hold it there. >> time to look back at the moments of people behaving
badly. >> and all electronics. >> and it is going to be a bumpy ride. >> known san francisco you can see a grown man in a pink dress playing a guitar singing in front of the federal building with his junk exposed. he was not alone. and nudists are trying to get a black due to take effect february 1st. >> you received a ticket for parking on the sidewalk in violation of the law. and he turned his attention to me. , you are a negrow a job. >> really? >> what does that mean? >> we have a family out here. >> i brought hisout.
this is my property, i should park where i want. >> i pay for this house. i should park like everyone else does. >> who look at everyone. they are parked there. >> i'm glad to see someone is doing their job. so much love. >> and you are on city property. >> you are crazy. get out of here. >> i went looking for people behaving badly at the bay bridge. they were having a conversation in the middle of the freeway. notice the man in the white shirt. he is holding a cell phone as well. if it were a derby. >> it is beyond behaving badly. there is a place in hell for the people who vandalize a cemetery. >> they are leaving and loved ones and thing like bears.
>> you dump it here in oakland. >> talk to my boss. >> your boss. >> your boss said dump it out here in the street? >> i work for someone. who do you work for. >> she was caught speeding at the 55 miles an hour in a 40 and went through the crosswalk i was in the middle of. >> i was inches from being run over from you. >> she is not crying. she is laughing. >> are you putting me on tv. >> no. >> you almost killed me. >> i debate see you. >> and i was in the street. >> and which can only mean one thing, this driver, if you have to be a baller to afford a $500 ticket. >> you must be you know how much your ticket is. >> i cannot the afford it man. if it is. >> i cannot afford it, this is another trouble i have to go
through. >> this a driver with about to do doughnuts in the streets of oakland. and is just another disruption at an intersection. >> the task was to do circles. but that was a fail. look to the left of the screen, at the white light sans changes to blue and red. >> and thus ends the side show. and a park where hanging out is a new meaning. he is rubbing his junk then kicks it for much of the day wearing nothing more than a red bandana. >> and i saw you. this is for trucks and buses only. why are you here in. >> you cannot come down here. you are on the phone? >> yes. ky hear the speaker phone on.
>> who are you talking to. >> let me talk to your mom. >> let me talk to your mom. >> mom you got your daughter on the phone without her hands free device. >> sheriff's department. sheriff's department. >> for the first time in the history of a sheriff's department, they have permitted camera access to the unit known as the warrant services unit. >> and it looks for people who do not want to be found. and speeding, a broken windshield. no insurance. no plates. no child seat. and -- >> and notification. you have citations. >> i don't want to be filmed. >> i don't need your permission. >> you do need my permission to film me. >> are you an attorney. >> i have a friend who is.
>> not only i go out and show you the problem but this time while watching, the commander who oversees the division happen bed to see me shooting and asked what the problem was. >> i showed her. >> we're going to get people out here and take care of it. >> i asked the name and. >> you are the original santana blues man. >> i live on the streets. >> i got some trouble and i was in jail. >> she brought a real pedestrian sign. followed bay slow blind curve sign. and a slow down sign. >> none appear work. so i tpwhrougt a different type of sign. the sign of the highway patrol and for some reason that seemed to do the trick. >> oh. >> this driver was going 34 in a 25 which by the way is a
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